All Souls Day

Today, November 2nd, is All Soul’s Day, the day the Catholic Church offers up Masses and prayers for the dead in Purgatory.

I was going to dig up old posts or grab excerpts from the Catechism to explain and/or defend this notion, but Taylor Marshall did it already in his blogpost:

What does the Catholic Church teach about Purgatory?

(Via Canterbury Tales.)

Read, learn and grow spiritually!

Know someone, perhaps yourself, who might like Catholic devotionals for alcoholics? Please take a look at my books! (Thank you!!)

"The Recovery Rosary: Reflections for Alcoholics and Addicts"

and "The Stations of the Cross for Alcoholics"

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  1. […] the day the Church reminds us of the dead who still suffer the pains of Purgatory. My other blog, The Four Last Things primarily concerns itself about such things, and you can read information of the day and Purgatory […]